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BSA voting on change to openly gay Scouts policy

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Boy Scouts of America leaders are meeting in Texas to vote on whether or not to change the long standing ban on openly gay Boy Scouts.  The two day meeting of 1,400 local Boys Scout leaders begins Wednesday and will conclude Thursday with the vote.  Scouting officials have proposed allowing openly gay Scouts while keeping the ban on gay adult Scout leaders.

The first of the ballots will be opened today, with the final vote Thursday.

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